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Pubic Lice (Crabs) - Side Effects of Indinavir

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  • Pubic Lice (Crabs)
    As this eMedTV page explains, pubic lice (also known as "crabs") are blood-sucking insects that are most often found in the genital area. This article gives a brief description of how they are transmitted, common symptoms, and treatment options.
  • Quartette
    Quartette is a birth control pill that contains four different phases of pills in each pack. This eMedTV article describes this form of contraception in more detail, explains how it works, lists some of the potential side effects, and more.
  • Quartette and Breastfeeding
    Breastfeeding women are typically advised to avoid taking Quartette (levonorgestrel/ethinyl estradiol). This eMedTV segment provides more information on Quartette and breastfeeding, and explains why progestin-only pills may be a better choice.
  • Quartette and Pregnancy
    If you are using Quartette (levonorgestrel/ethinyl estradiol) and pregnancy occurs, stop taking the pill. This eMedTV Web selection takes an in-depth look at why this particular oral contraceptive should not be taken during pregnancy.
  • Quartette and Weight Gain
    This eMedTV Web article explains that although it is not known if Quartette causes weight gain, recent research suggests that birth control pills are unlikely to cause this particular side effect. This page also offers tips on controlling your weight.
  • Quartette Birth Control Information
    By stopping ovulation, Quartette can prevent pregnancy. More information is given in this eMedTV article, including details on how this birth control pill is taken, how it works, and possible side effects.
  • Quartette Dosage
    There is only one standard Quartette dosage, regardless of your age, weight, or medical conditions. This eMedTV Web selection provides detailed dosing guidelines and includes information on what you should do if you miss any pills.
  • Quartette Drug Interactions
    If bosentan, antibiotics, or protease inhibitors are used with Quartette, drug interactions may occur. As this eMedTV resource explains, such combinations can increase your risk of side effects or unintentional pregnancy.
  • Quartette Overdose
    As explained in this eMedTV article, taking too much Quartette (levonorgestrel/ethinyl estradiol) may cause vomiting, nausea, and vaginal bleeding. This resource further discusses the effects of a Quartette overdose and explains how it may be treated.
  • Quartette Side Effects
    Anxiety, nausea, and headaches are some of the most commonly reported Quartette side effects. This eMedTV page lists other possible reactions to this product and explains which ones are potentially serious and require immediate medical attention.
  • Quartette Uses
    The primary indication for Quartette is to prevent pregnancy, but as this eMedTV page explains, it can also be prescribed off-label. Some of the common off-label Quartette uses include the treatment of acne and premenstrual dysphoric disorder.
  • Quartette Warnings and Precautions
    Before taking Quartette, let your doctor know if you have diabetes, depression, or high cholesterol. This eMedTV article lists other Quartette warnings and precautions, including important information on who should not use this form of birth control.
  • Quasense
    Quasense is an extended-cycle birth control pill that allows women to only have four periods each year. This eMedTV Web page describes the drug in more detail, listing possible side effects and discussing some general precautions of the pill.
  • Quasense Birth Control Pills
    This page of the eMedTV site presents a basic overview of Quasense, an extended-cycle birth control pill. This selection briefly explains how Quasense differs from traditional birth control pills, how to take it, and more.
  • Quasense Dosing
    There is only one standard Quasense dosage -- one tablet once a day. This portion of the eMedTV library contains other important Quasense dosing guidelines to be aware of, including suggestions on when and how to take the birth control pill.
  • Raltegravir
    Raltegravir is only approved for use with other medications to treat HIV infection and AIDS. This eMedTV page offers information on the effects of this prescription drug, tips on when and how to take it, and potential side effects.
  • Raltegravir Dosing
    The standard dose of raltegravir for adults who are not taking rifampin is 400 mg twice daily. This eMedTV Web page also warns people of problems that may occur if raltegravir dosing guidelines are not followed and offers tips for taking the drug.
  • Raltegravir Drug Information
    This eMedTV Web page provides some basic drug information on raltegravir, a prescription medication used to treat HIV and AIDS. Topics included in this article include possible side effects, issues to discuss with your doctor, and more.
  • Rilpivirine
    Rilpivirine is a prescription drug licensed for the treatment of HIV and AIDS. This eMedTV Web selection describes the effects of this drug, explains how it works, lists possible side effects that may occur during treatment, and more.
  • Rilpivirine Dosage
    The standard rilpivirine dosage for adults is one 25-mg tablet taken once a day with a meal. This page of the eMedTV Web library takes a closer look at how this medicine is taken, including an explanation of complications that may occur if you miss doses.
  • Rilpivirine Drug Information
    Available by prescription only, rilpivirine is used in combination with other drugs to treat HIV and AIDS. This eMedTV resource provides more drug information on rilpivirine, including potential side effects, dosing information, and safety precautions.
  • Rilpivirine Side Effects
    Possible rilpivirine side effects include depression, insomnia, and headaches. This eMedTV Web page outlines some of the most common reactions to this HIV medicine, as well as potentially serious complications that require immediate medical attention.
  • Ritonavir
    Ritonavir is a medication often used as part of an HIV "cocktail" for the treatment of HIV and AIDS. This eMedTV page further explains what ritonavir is used for, lists possible side effects that may occur, and offers dosing information for the drug.
  • Ritonavir Dosing
    The recommended ritonavir dose for the treatment of HIV and AIDS in adults is 600 mg twice a day. This eMedTV resource contains more detailed ritonavir dosing information, including dosing guidelines for children and helpful tips on taking the drug.
  • Ritonavir Tablet Information
    Are you looking for information on ritonavir tablets? This eMedTV Web page gives an overview of ritonavir, with details on how to take this HIV/AIDS medication, what to discuss with your healthcare provider, and more.
  • Safyral
    Safyral is a birth control pill that also provides folate. This eMedTV selection takes an in-depth look at this product, explaining how it works to prevent pregnancy. Side effects, dosing guidelines, and safety concerns are also discussed.
  • Safyral and Breastfeeding
    As explained in this portion of the eMedTV site, breastfeeding women are generally advised to avoid Safyral (drospirenone/ethinyl estradiol/levomefolate calcium). This article covers this topic in more detail, explaining the safety risks involved.
  • Safyral and Pregnancy
    As this eMedTV segment explains, Safyral is not designed for use in women who are pregnant. This article lists the FDA's pregnancy category rating for this drug and explains what to do if you happen to become pregnant while taking it.
  • Safyral Birth Control Information
    As explained in this eMedTV article, Safyral is an oral contraceptive that also provides folate, a supplement that helps prevent birth defects. This page offers some basic drug information on Safyral and provides a link to more details.
  • Safyral Dosage
    Safyral comes in the form of a pill that is taken once a day, at the same time each day. This part of the eMedTV site lists Safyral's dosing guidelines, with detailed instructions on what to do if you miss any pills.
  • Safyral Drug Interactions
    As this eMedTV page explains, a number of drugs can interact with Safyral, including antibiotics, NSAIDs, and ACE inhibitors. This article lists medicines that can interfere with this form of birth control and explains the results of these reactions.
  • Safyral Overdose
    As this eMedTV article explains, an overdose of Safyral can cause nausea, vomiting, vaginal bleeding, and high blood potassium. This article takes a closer look at what can happen if you take too much and lists some of the treatment options available.
  • Safyral Side Effects
    Although most women tolerate Safyral well, some will develop side effects, such as nausea or headache. This eMedTV Web resource looks at potential reactions to this birth control pill, explaining how often side effects happen and what to do if they occur.
  • Safyral Uses
    In addition to preventing pregnancy, Safyral provides folate (a vitamin that helps prevent birth defects). This eMedTV segment covers the uses of Safyral, with details on how it works, who can use it, and how it compares to other birth control pills.
  • Safyral Warnings and Precautions
    If you smoke cigarettes or have problems with your liver, tell your doctor before taking Safyral. This eMedTV segment presents a list of Safyral's warnings and precautions, including information on how the drug can change your menstrual bleeding patterns.
  • Saquinavir
    Saquinavir is a prescribed medication that is used along with ritonavir to treat HIV and AIDS. This eMedTV article explains how saquinavir works and describes general precautions, dosing information, potential side effects, and more.
  • Saquinavir Dosing
    Saquinavir dosing for adults is 1000 mg twice daily and 100 mg of ritonavir twice daily. This eMedTV article also provides some suggestions on how best to take the medication and stresses the importance of not missing your saquinavir doses.
  • Saquinavir for HIV/AIDS
    If you have HIV or AIDS, you may benefit from the prescription drug saquinavir. This eMedTV segment talks about how it works and why it is always taken in combination with another medication. This article also includes a link to more information.
  • Should I Consider Emergency Contraception?
    Taking emergency contraception after having unprotected sex can help prevent pregnancy. This eMedTV resource takes a closer look at when emergency contraception should be considered, including how it works, when to take it, and how effective it is.
  • Side Affects Trivora
    Potential side effects of Trivora include nausea, spotting, and acne. This eMedTV page lists other possible side effects, including serious ones that require medical attention. Side affects Trivora is a common misspelling of side effects of Trivora.
  • Side Effects of Abacavir
    Nausea, sleep disorders, and headaches are among the most common side effects reported with abacavir. This eMedTV resource lists other side effects of abacavir that may occur and explains which ones may require immediate medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Abacavir/Lamivudine
    Dizziness or vertigo, fatigue, and insomnia are some of the most common side effects of abacavir/lamivudine. This eMedTV page lists other common abacavir/lamivudine side effects and explains which side effects may require medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Abacavir/Lamivudine/Zidovudine
    Potential side effects of abacavir/lamivudine/zidovudine include muscle or bone pain, nausea, and diarrhea. This eMedTV resource lists other possible side effects, including serious side effects that require immediate medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Amprenavir
    Nausea, fatigue, and headaches are among the most common side effects reported with amprenavir. This eMedTV segment lists other side effects of amprenavir that may occur and explains which ones to immediately report to your healthcare provider.
  • Side Effects of Atazanavir
    Vomiting, muscle pain, and insomnia are common side effects of atazanavir. As this eMedTV page explains, while most side effects are minor and don't require treatment, some are more serious and may require medical attention, such as arrhythmia.
  • Side Effects of Balziva
    Possible side effects of birth control pills (including Balziva) include nausea, headaches, and bloating. This eMedTV article lists other possible side effects of Balziva, including serious problems that you should report to a doctor right away.
  • Side Effects of Darunavir
    Potentially serious side effects of darunavir include liver damage, hyperglycemia, and allergic reactions. This eMedTV segment also lists some of the common side effects of the drug, such as vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, and high cholesterol.
  • Side Effects of Delavirdine
    Sinus infection, fatigue, and fever are some of the most commonly reported side effects of delavirdine. This eMedTV page lists other common side effects, as well as serious problems that may require medical attention, such as depression or anxiety.
  • Side Effects of Didanosine
    All medicines have the potential for side effects, including didanosine. This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at some of the common side effects of didanosine, such as diarrhea and stomach pain, as well as the more serious side effects.
  • Side Effects of Efavirenz
    Dizziness, fatigue, and vomiting are some of the most commonly reported side effects of efavirenz. This eMedTV resource provides a list of other possible side effects, including potentially serious problems that may require prompt medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Efavirenz, Emtricitabine, and Tenofovir
    Depression and anxiety are potentially serious side effects of efavirenz, emtricitabine, and tenofovir. As this eMedTV page explains, however, side effects are typically mild. Nausea, diarrhea, and fatigue are some of the more common side effects.
  • Side Effects of Emtricitabine
    Headaches, dizziness, and nausea are some of the common side effects of emtricitabine. This part of the eMedTV archives describes other possible side effects of the drug, including those that are more serious and require immediate medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Emtricitabine and Tenofovir
    Fatigue, dizziness, and headache are some of the most common side effects of emtricitabine and tenofovir. This eMedTV segment lists other possible side effects that may occur, including serious ones that should be reported to a doctor immediately.
  • Side Effects of Enfuvirtide
    As with all medications, side effects are possible with enfuvirtide. This eMedTV resource takes an in-depth look at some of the common side effects of enfuvirtide, such as reactions at the injection site, as well as the more serious side effects.
  • Side Effects of Etonogestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol Vaginal Ring
    Common etonogestrel/ethinyl estradiol vaginal ring side effects include nausea, weight gain, and headache. This eMedTV resource also lists potentially serious side effects of etonogestrel/ethinyl estradiol vaginal ring that require medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Etravirine
    One of the most common side effects of etravirine is a rash. This eMedTV Web page lists other common side effects, as well as less common but potentially serious problems that require immediate medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Fosamprenavir
    Potential side effects of fosamprenavir include abdominal pain, vomiting, and headaches. This eMedTV article also describes the most common side effect seen in children and lists potentially serious side effects that may require medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Heather
    Common side effects of Heather may include dizziness, nausea, and menstrual changes. As this eMedTV page explains, while most side effects improve within a few months, some may require immediate medical care (such as depression or difficulty breathing).
  • Side Effects of Indinavir
    Potential indinavir side effects include fever, cough, and nausea. This eMedTV page lists some of the most common side effects of indinavir, as well as less common but potentially serious side effects that require immediate medical attention.
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